Inconceivable
cricket / short form

Inconceivable

I watched The Princess Bride on Friday night, which, incidentally, was also the night after the first day of the 2nd test between New Zealand and India. There’s a recurring gag where an arrogant character is being pursued, and unable to escape their pursuer. At each turn, the chaser overcomes the obstacles that have been … Continue reading

A Warning against Warner
cricket / short form

A Warning against Warner

Picture the scene. Australian players streaming out of their dressing room at The Oval, wild with jubilation. English fielders hanging their heads in shame and dismay, knowing that they have just given away an almost unassailable lead. The Barmy Army silenced, the visiting Australian fans already planning the mother of all piss ups in celebration. … Continue reading